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|48th California International Antiquarian Book Fair|
|Date||Friday February 06|
|Time||3:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
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Oakland, Ca 94607
February 6 - 8, 2015 at Oakland Marriott City Center
Sponsored by the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)
and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), the three-day event
is the world's largest antiquarian book fair with nearly 200 booksellers from the
United States and around the globe. The annual Book Fair features a rich selection
of books, manuscripts, maps and other printed materials, including incunabula;
literature from all centuries and nationalities; fine bindings; children's and illustrated
books; ephemera; and antiquarian books on dozens of topics.
This year's Book Fair will include highlights from the Special Collections of the
F. W. Olin Library at Mills College. This exhibition will feature approximately forty
books and manuscripts. Several of the collections that will be highlighted include the
Darius Milhaud Collection, the Albert M. Bender Papers, the Jane Bourne Parton
Collection of Books on Dance, the Bookbinding Collection, the Early Printed Books
Collection, the Patti Smith Collection, and the Fine Press and Artists' Book
Three-day admission tickets are available at the door on Friday for $25.
Tickets purchased on Saturday and Sunday are $15 and all tickets allow return
admission for the remainder of the fair. For more information about tickets or
exhibiting, visit http://www.cabookfair.com. All tickets will be available to purchase online
for a pre-event discount.
Friday, February 6, 2015, 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday, February 7, 2015, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sunday, February 8, 2015, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.